Leadership is encouraged through all aspects of physical education. There are also a wide range of opportunities for students to engage in leadership at Chesterton.
The level 1 Sports Leaders Award - A nationally recognised qualification for year 10 students.
The Leadership Academy - An award scheme which recognises active leadership throughout year 7, 8 and 9 in the following areas:
Leadership at a community club or event
Teaching/coaching at a local primary school or special school
Coaching/assisting at an extra curricular club at Chesterton
Umpiring/refereeing for inter-school fixtures
College team captain
Inter-house team captain
Leading parts of a lesson
Sports festivals – Chesterton hosts a number of district and county sports festivals which provide opportunities for student leadership.